Madonna Pulls Wal-Mart Into 'Hard Candy' TM Fight

Law360, New York (June 06, 2014, 5:30 PM ET) -- Madonna and her company Hard Candy Fitness LLC in Florida federal court accused cosmetics company Hard Candy LLC and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of infringing her trademarks for clothing and related goods, countering a trademark infringement suit Hard Candy filed against the singer over her use of “Hard Candy” in fitness centers and related products.

In its Monday response to Hard Candy’s allegations that the singer's and her company's products and services infringed the makeup company’s marks for clothing, eyewear and other merchandise, HCF's counterclaims say it...
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